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Medical Tourism Complications. Plastic Surgery Hot Topics with Rod J. Rohrich, MD

Video Author: Rod J. Rohrich, MD
Published on: 04.22.2020
Associated with: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 145(5):1147-1154, May 2020

There are board-certified plastic surgeons all around the world who provide patients with great results. However, undergoing a cosmetic procedure in a foreign country can potentially lead to significant problems and complications such as unfamiliar bacterial infections.

Rod J. Rohrich, MD, Editor-in-Chief of "Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, " discusses the benefits of early surgical treatment versus conservative management.

Read the May 2020 PRS #PlasticSurgery article, "Early Surgical Management of Medical Tourism Complications Improves Patient Outcomes" Adabi, Stern, Kinkhabwala, Weichman, Garfein, Tepper, and Conejero.

For consumer information on plastic surgery, and to find a board-certified plastic surgeon in your area visit http://plasticsurgery.org

Keywords: plastic surgery; #PRSHotTopic; medical tourism; abdominoplasty; academic practice; ambulatory surgery topics; body contouring; cosmetic surgery; economics; evidence based medicine; health policy; liposuction; special topic; surgical management; treatment; infection; surgery abroad; medical tourist

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Creator: Baker Gordon Symposium on Cosmetic Surgery
Duration: 13:05

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Part 1 of 4.

Baker Gordon Symposium on Cosmetic Surgery.

Keywords: Cosmetic; aesthetic; plastic surgery; face lift; rhytidoplasty; rhytidectomy; chin; neck; surgical flaps; genioplasty;

Creator: Baker Gordon Symposium on Cosmetic Surgery
Duration: 7:58

This video discusses approaches to male face lifting, demonstrating the utility of the Lateral Platysma SMAS Flap in achieving aesthetic goals in the male patient. Chin implant augmentation in conjunction with medial platysmaplasty and cervical defatting are demonstrated. Technical as well as safety considerations in preforming this procedure to obtain consistent outcomes are emphasized.

Part 2 of 4.

Baker Gordon Symposium on Cosmetic Surgery.

Keywords: Cosmetic; aesthetic; plastic surgery; face lift; rhytidoplasty; rhytidectomy; chin; neck; surgical flaps; genioplasty;

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This video discusses approaches to male face lifting, demonstrating the utility of the Lateral Platysma SMAS Flap in achieving aesthetic goals in the male patient. Chin implant augmentation in conjunction with medial platysmaplasty and cervical defatting are demonstrated. Technical as well as safety considerations in preforming this procedure to obtain consistent outcomes are emphasized.

Part 3 of 4.

Baker Gordon Symposium on Cosmetic Surgery.

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This video discusses approaches to male face lifting, demonstrating the utility of the Lateral Platysma SMAS Flap in achieving aesthetic goals in the male patient. Chin implant augmentation in conjunction with medial platysmaplasty and cervical defatting are demonstrated. Technical as well as safety considerations in preforming this procedure to obtain consistent outcomes are emphasized.

Part 4 of 4.

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